By E. Bagby Atwood, Virgil K. Whitaker
The 1st whole version of the "Excidium Troiae," a post-classical compendium of historical background facing the downfall of Troy, the wanderings of Aeneas, and the early background of Rome. This variation is predicated on 3 manuscripts, one in all that is preserved within the Bodleian Library, the opposite within the Laurentian and Riccardian Libraries in Florence. English creation and notes.
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